North Texas Giving Day set U.S. record for single day of giving
Communities Foundation of Texas

September, 2012

Communities Foundation of Texas’ fourth annual North Texas Giving Day not only broke all of its own records for community giving on Thursday, it also set the U.S. record for the largest, most generous community contribution on a single day of giving.The record broke at 10:30 pm Thursday, Sept. 13 when North Texans raised $14.1 million and ended the day at $14.4 million, unseating Minnesota who had been reigning champ at $14 million.

 

Two stories about the day may be found at: http://www.star-telegram.com/2012/09/14/4258344/north-texas-giving-day-raises.html andhttp://www.dallasnews.com/news/local-news/20120914-north-texas-giving-day-generates-14.4-million-for-900-dallas-area-nonprofits.ece